Life stories Blast into space with Balanced Lives Putting Your Life in OrbitJeff Parker, Action For Elders Director of Technology and Engagement normally ensures the smooth running of all our Social Media platforms but he recently took time out for a different kind of running...Jeff attempted the Florida Space Coast Half Marathon on Sunday November 25th. The run took place in the shadow of Florida's Kennedy Space Centre and the entire event revolves around a space theme. With bag check opening at 4.15am and the race due to start at 6am, it was a pretty gruelling day. Did he make it? Find out very soon...The 13.1 mile race takes place along the beautiful Florida coastline, but Jeff wasn't just be enjoying the scenery, he was concentrating on finishing the run in the quickest time possible.